Back

Orchestra violinist flies off to aid African refugees

September 30, 2015 by norman lebrecht

1 comment.


Dymphna Halls-Smith, a violinist in the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, decided when she was 29 to volunteer as a medic in the Australian Army Reserves.

That led to a nursing degree and career change. Recently, Dymphna joined Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) in Tanzania, helping refugees from the civil war in Burundi.

She tells the ABC about it here.

dymphna halls-smith

photo (c) Dymphna Halls-Smith


Comments (1)

  1. John Borstlap says:

    Human greatness is still to be found.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *